Accreditation commission removes Merced (Calif.) College's warning status

Tuesday, July 9, 2013

The "warning status" placed on Merced College's accreditation by a review commission was removed this week by that organization, a move college officials said is important to the school's image.

The action comes after several years of work by the entire college community, and an ongoing effort to ensure Merced College doesn't face any sanctions in the future, officials said Friday.

The college had been on warning status from the Accrediting Commission for Community and Junior Colleges since June 2011, said Robin Shepard, spokesman for the college.

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